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Reputation Privacy. Gossip and Rumor

The full text of The Future of Reputation is now available online for free. Click on this link to download PDFs of each chapter.
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THE FUTURE OF REPUTATION:
GOSSIP, RUMOR, AND PRIVACY ON THE INTERNET

by Daniel J. Solove
Yale University Press (2007)
Chapter 1. Introduction: When Poop Goes Primetime
PART I
RUMOR AND REPUTATION IN A DIGITAL WORLD
Chapter 2. How the Free Flow of Information Liberates and Constrains Us
Chapter 3. Gossip and the Virtues of Knowing Less
Chapter 4. Shaming and the Digital Scarlet Letter
PART II
PRIVACY, FREE SPEECH, AND THE LAW
Chapter 5. The Role of Law
Chapter 6. Free Speech, Anonymity, and Accountability
Chapter 7. Privacy in an Overexposed World
Chapter 8. Conclusion: The Future of Reputation
Notes & Index
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Consider using this book for a discussion in your library or association chapter. Solove has thoughfully provided a page of discussion questions.
This is one of the key issues of our age. It’s also a key thing that needs to be considered in information literacy training and library policy development. This is a way to grow the thinking about this issue in a positive way.
Stephen

Posted on: February 28, 2008, 1:38 pm Category: Uncategorized